Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 12/18/2011 - 9:05pm
The Southern University Board of Supervisors has approved a reorganization plan that will lead to nearly 90 faculty and staff termination notices going out early next year. The Advocate reports that Southern Chancellor James Llorens said an additional $2.9 million in state budget cuts announced Friday will force many of the staff layoffs to come earlier in the spring semester than previously hoped.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 11/07/2011 - 5:20pm
California State University faculty will echo the Occupy movement Tuesday and Wednesday as professors and lecturers picket on campus - for a couple of hours, anyway - to vent frustration with the "1 percent" running the university.